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Patrick Galvin (I) (1927–2011)

One of Ireland's leading poets, Patrick Galvin is the author of seven volumes of verse. His plays, including The Last Burning, have regularly been staged in Ireland and abroad. His autobiography, The Raggy Boy Trilogy, was published in 2003. See full bio »


(age 83) in Ireland

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Galvin's 1975 play, We Do It For Love, staged at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast, featured two then unknown young actors - Liam Neeson and Gerard Murphy. See more »

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